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Subject: Re: [boost] [http] Formal review of Boost.Http
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-08-17 10:38:29

On 8/17/15 12:19 AM, Vladimir Prus wrote:
> On 07-Aug-15 10:08 AM, Bjorn Reese wrote:
>> Dear Boost and ASIO communities.
>> The formal review of Vinícius dos Santos Oliveira's Boost.Http library
>> starts today, August 7th and ends on Sunday August 16th.
>> The source code is build using CMake, but Boost.Build is in the pipeline
>> (already done for documentation.)
> I think that per the above
> should
> have blocked formal review. If a library is reviewed, it normally means
> the author
> believes it's to be ready for Boost, which certainly is not the case if
> one cannot
> run the test using the current tools.

I have to disagree with this.

a) The above cited link doesn't specify support for boost build as a

b) No one complained during the review that lack of support for boost
build inhibited them from reviewing the submission.

c) The fact that support for boost build may be required for library
acceptance doesn't imply that it should be necessary for review.

Robert Ramey

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